The forecast comes at a time when some regions in Japan are still reeling from another strong typhoon that traversed the archipelago on Sunday, leaving some areas without power.
Japan's 25th typhoon of the season is forecast thereafter to move over northern Japan over the three-day weekend, with the weather agency saying the requisite alerts will follow as necessary.
Buildings weakened from previous storms are most at risk of damage from impending tropical storm Kong-rey.
Chicago officer tells of shooting black teenager
Van Dyke said he thought officers were under attack and was trying to stop McDonald from entering a nearby fast food restaurant. Van Dyke, who has been free on bond for almost three years while awaiting trial, spoke quietly as he described his career.
Officials are warning people to be ready for strong winds, high waves, mudslides and flooding. Now it is 340 kilometers from the southern island of Miyakojima.
Manchester United dismiss Mourinho sack reports
Ashley Young could return after a minor knock, but Mourinho will be without three of his key players. Former United defender Gary Neville hit out at the board amid the reports Mourinho was to be sacked.
'Jersey Shore' star Jenni 'JWoww' Farley files for divorce
She is seeking joint custody, primary residential custody, child support, health insurance and life insurance for the children. Farley has yet to comment on the split. "I'm going to win her love back - I have no intentions of being a single dad", said.
Liverpool v Manchester City
That's all for your Saturday media round-up, but we will be back tomorrow with all the latest news ahead of our 4.30pm kick-off at Anfield!
Meteorite used as doorstop for decades worth $100,000
The charred hunk of space debris is the sixth largest meteorite ever found in the state, and it's estimated worth tops $100,000. This year, the man was inspired by stories of MI residents finding and selling pieces of meteorites.